Walter L. Aument Family Health Center was the first LG Health site to launch Epic in 2007.
Ten years ago, Walter L. Aument Family Health Center became the first Lancaster General Health site to launch Epic, marking the beginning of the health system’s transition from paper to electronic charting, scheduling, registration and billing.
Additional sites followed with go-live later in 2007. An LG Health employee newsletter at the time called implementation of the electronic medical record “the first step in building a seamless patient experience across the spectrum of care at Lancaster General.”
The March issue of Progress Notes will take a closer look at how the EMR initiative – dubbed “Project Atlas”– has revolutionized the way LG Health delivers care ever since.